Barnsley Academy

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School Type
Academy sponsor led
Admissions criteria (2018)
Admission based on proximity
Oversubscribed Status
In 2018 it was not oversubscribed
Ofsted Grade
3
Ofsted grade it as Requires improvement
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Admissions for pupils (starting September 2018)

Oversubscribed Status
Not Oversubscribed
Priority admission
No catchment area
Cutoff type
None
Cutoff distance
None
Admission number
180
Number of preferences
Not Known

Past admissions status is no guarantee of future admissions, we advise you to always check with the school.

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Admissions history

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School Admission area in 2018

  • Not Oversubscribed

This school was able to offer places to everyone who applied on time in 2018 for admission to year 7.

Catchment area

School's admission trend:

  • Easy to get a place

This school's successful applicant area has not been oversubscribed for the last 4 years. This mean it's easy to get a place inside.

Secondary School
  • Size of successful admission area
  • Not Oversubscribed
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2017 Census

Number of pupils
805
Age range
11-18 years old
Class size
21 pupils
Religion
Christian
English as first language
93% of pupils
Gender split (Boys/Girls)
48% / 52% of pupils
Pupils taking free meals
28% of pupils
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Performance

GCSE: Pupils achieving 5 or more good passes (inc English and Maths)
Sixth form: Average point score per pupil
3
Ofsted inspection results: View Report
CRITERIA 2009 2012 2014 2015 2017
Ofsted Grade: 3 2 4 3 3
Quality of Teaching: 3 3 4 3 3
Achievement of Pupils: 3 2 4 3 3
Behaviour and Safety of Pupils: 3 2 4 3 3
Leadership and Management: 2 2 3 3 3
1 - Outstanding 2 - Good 3 - Requires Improv. 4 - Inadequate NR - Not Rated

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Contact

School contact

LEA contact: Barnsley

Schools near Farm Road, Barnsley, S70 3DL

School name Other schools nearby Oversubscribed Ofsted grade
Barnsley Academy
No 3 - Requires Improvement
Outwood Academy Shafton
No 2 - Good
Barnsley College
Unknown NR Not Rated
Netherwood Academy
No 3 - Requires Improvement
Horizon Community College
Yes 2 - Good
Kirk Balk Academy
Yes 3 - Requires Improvement
Northern College for Residential Adult Education Limited
Unknown NR Not Rated
Outwood Academy Carlton
Yes NR Not Rated
Darton College
Yes 4 - Inadequate
Wath Comprehensive School : A Language College
Yes 4 - Inadequate
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